New York Islanders vs Minnesota Wild – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

NHL
New York Islanders
Final
1:3
Minnesota Wild
Highlights and Stats


New York Islanders face the Minnesota Wild in their next game, scheduled for Thursday, 08:30 PM EDT at UBS Arena. The Islanders are at number 6 in the Metropolitan Division with 47 points, while the Wild are currently occupying the 3rd position in the Central Division, after collecting 48 points in the course of the season so far.

New York Islanders vs Minnesota Wild Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 01-30-2022
TeamP1P2P3Final
New York Islanders
New York Islanders
1 1 1 3
Minnesota Wild
Minnesota Wild
2 1 1 4

Their last game took place on January 30, 2022, and resulted in a 4-3 win for the Minnesota Wild. Kirill Kaprizov was the main reason for the Wild’s triumph back then. He played 17:20 and earned 2 points by scoring one goal and assisting his teammates once. On the other end of the ice, Oliver Wahlstrom led the way for the Islanders, finishing with one goal and 13:36 of ice time. The Wild’s goalie, Kaapo Kahkonen, faced 43 shots and managed to save 40 of them. His counterpart, Ilya Sorokin, was challenged with 21 attempts towards his goal, and four of those made it through to the back of his net. When it comes to the latest five encounters, the New York Islanders won three and the Minnesota Wild triumphed twice.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team01-30-202211-07-202112-29-201903-17-201902-10-2019
New York Islanders
New York Islanders
3 2332
Minnesota Wild
Minnesota Wild
45 1 2 1

New York Islanders Form

*Last 10 New York Islanders Games - 4:4:2
01-10-202301-06-202301-05-202301-03-202301-01-202312-29-202212-27-202212-23-202212-22-202212-19-2022
1:2vs Dallas Stars4:1@ Calgary Flames4:2@ Edmonton Oilers2:6@ Vancouver Canucks4:1@ Seattle Kraken2:1vs Columbus Blue Jackets5:1vs Pittsburgh Penguins5:1vs Florida Panthers5:3@ New York Rangers1:0@ Colorado Avalanche

On January 10, the New York Islanders faced the Dallas Stars, and in the end, the score was 1-2 in favor of their opponents. Anders Lee was the Islanders’ best player on the night, spending 16:52 on the ice and contributing one point. He shot four times towards the enemy’s net and scored one goal. Ilya Sorokin’s 25 saves couldn’t prevent the team from losing as he let in one goal. The Islanders are 4-4-2 across the last 10 outings and on a run of OT1 at the moment. The team’s next game is scheduled to take place at UBS Arena on January 14 versus the Montreal Canadiens.

New York Islanders Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    130.00
  • Goals Against
    116.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

New York Islanders Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Ilya Sorokin

    Games Played:31
    Saves Percentage:0.925
    Shutouts:3
  • Top Skater

    Mathew Barzal

    Games Played:41
    Goals:11
    Assists:30

New York Islanders Missing Players

NONE

Minnesota Wild Form

*Last 10 Minnesota Wild Games - 5:3:2
01-10-202301-08-202301-07-202301-04-202312-31-202212-29-202212-27-202212-22-202212-21-202212-18-2022
4:3@ New York Rangers0:3vs St. Louis Blues6:5@ Buffalo Sabres5:1vs Tampa Bay Lightning2:5@ St. Louis Blues1:4vs Dallas Stars1:4@ Winnipeg Jets5:2@ San Jose Sharks1:4@ Anaheim Ducks4:2vs Ottawa Senators

The Minnesota Wild were last on the ice versus the New York Rangers on Tuesday, January 10th, and the meeting concluded with a score of 4-3 in the Rangers’ favor. Kirill Kaprizov led the Minnesota Wild finishing with one point at the end of the game. He scored one of his three shots on goal during his 20:24 on the ice. Goalie Marc-Andre Fleury was another key figure for the Minnesota Wild, as he ended the clash with a 0.930 save percentage. The organization won five of its last 10 matches, lost three during regular time, and was defeated twice in overtime or shootouts. Minnesota will be on the ice again on Saturday, January 14th, when the Wild are scheduled to play against the Arizona Coyotes at their own arena.

Minnesota Wild Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    129.00
  • Goals Against
    116.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Minnesota Wild Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    MarcAndre Fleury

    Games Played:26
    Saves Percentage:0.902
    Shutouts:3
  • Top Skater

    Kirill Kaprizov

    Games Played:40
    Goals:24
    Assists:25

Minnesota Wild Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
New York Islanders
New York Islanders
1 0 0 1
Minnesota Wild
Minnesota Wild
0 0 3 3
New York IslandersMinnesota Wild
  • Score

    1
    3
  • PP Opportunities

    4
    6
  • PP Goals

    0
    0
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

New York IslandersvsMinnesota Wild
  • 1`01:30
    -
    Jacob Middleton2 minutes for Delaying Game-Puck over glass
  • 1`16:49
    Scott MayfieldMatt Martin, Alexander Romanov
    1-0
  • 1`17:38
    Scott Mayfield2 minutes for Hooking Kirill Kaprizov
    -
  • 2`03:03
    Brock Nelson2 minutes for Interference Ryan Hartman
    -
  • 2`05:40
    Anders Lee2 minutes for Hooking Sam Steel
    -
  • 2`07:17
    -
    Sam Steel2 minutes for Tripping Brock Nelson
  • 2`10:51
    Alexander Romanov2 minutes for Delaying Game-Puck over glass